Chaka Khan to play at Richmond Jazz and Music Festival at Maymont

The festival returns August 12-13 and will feature Kamasi Washington, Wale, Coco Jones, and more.


Wale, Chaka Khan, and Kamasi Washington will all play the Jazz and Music Festival this year.

Photos by All-Pro Reels, Dwight McCann / Chumash Casino Resort, Schorle

After three years off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Richmond Jazz and Music Festival will be back at Maymont the weekend of August 12-13.

The festival lineup includes the Queen of Funk, Chaka Khan, plus Wale, Kamasi Washington, Robert Glasper, Coco Jones, and Mario. Check out the list of artists — a variety of genres will be represented including jazz, blues, pop, and R&B.

Bonus: Festival organizers have teased that additional acts will soon be announced.

Tickets are available now. A day pass is $120 or get a weekend pass for $185.

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